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TITLE: Definition of unaccompanied minor

A new Order in Council (OIC) was published on March 19, 2021, which specifies that only those less than 18 years of age (regardless of province of point of entry or final destination) and not accompanied by someone 18 years of age or older, are exempt from the requirement to complete a 3-night, government-authorized hotel stay upon arrival in Canada.

The OIC came into effect on March 22 and will be valid until at least April 21, 2021. Below are the most relevant sections: